Jayson Castro scored 16 of his game-high 24 points in the second half as he led his team to a second straight win.
He also posted seven rebounds and five assists as he engaged his old teammate Jimmy Alapag in an intriguing point guard battle. Alapag finished with 11 points and 12 assists in the contest.
TNT’s imports, Mario Little and Michael Madanly, both added 14 points while rookie Kris Rosales chipped in with 13 markers. Little also grabbed 11 rebounds in the game....
Guiao will have GlobalPort's Terrence Romeo, Alaska's Calvin Abueva, Star's Marc Pingris, and Barangay Ginebra's Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar as his starters for the game on August 7.
While the fiery coach sees the All-Star game as just another assignment for him to fulfill, the on-court bad blood between him and the players admittedly crossed his mind....
San Miguel’s Fajardo will team up with fellow Ginebra big man Greg Slaughter, Star Hotshots veteran James Yap and Gin Kings members Scottie Thompson and Joe Devance for the South All-Stars.
Joining GlobalPort’s Romeo and Alaska’s Abueva for the North All-Stars are Star’s Marc Pingris and Ginebra teammates Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar....
The Bolts are coming off a five-day rest and could be fresh against the Katropa in their 3 p.m. game following hard-fought victories against the Phoenix Fuel Masters and the Alaska Aces.
“It’s a good thing we’re able to survive the weekend,” said Black. “It was tough playing Phoenix and Alaska, especially Alaska because they were fresh… and we came in with just a day rest after our first game....
A picture may be worth a thousand words, but none tell the whole story when it comes to the PBA’s popularity.
“The PBA is a strong league; the dwindling (audience) is a misconception,” said commissioner Chito Narvasa Thursday night, when he guested at SportsIQ, the country’s first omni-platform live sports talk show.
INQUIRER.net launched SportsIQ Thursday night, with its inaugural episode aired live on INQ 990 Television, Radyo Inquirer and INQUIRER.net Facebook, Youtube, Periscope, and website....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2015-2016 Governors' Cup||2||1||0.667|
|2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup||11||6||0.647||4th|
|2015-2016 Philippine Cup||1||10||0.091||12th|
|2014-2015 Governors' Cup||6||7||0.462||7th|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||8||8||0.500||4th|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||6th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||3||6||0.333||9th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||6||6||0.500||7th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||5||10||0.333||9th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||3rd|